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Approbation
The expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise; official approval

(n)

commendation, sanction
Assuage
Make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to put an end to, appease, satisfy, quench

V

Mitigate, alleviate, slake, allay
Coalition
A combination, union, or merger for some specific purpose

N

Alliance, league, federation, combine
Decadence
Decline, decay, or deterioration; a condition or period of decline or decay; excessive self-indulgence

N

Degeneration, corruption
Elicit
To draw forth, bring out from some source (such as another person)

V

Call forth, evoke, extract, educe
Expostulate
To attempt to dissuade someone from some course or decision by earnest reasoning

V

Protest, remonstrate, complain